All posts by Amy McDonald

10/26/19 – Monterey History and Art Association’s Anniversary of Monterey’s famous Pirate, Hipolito Bouchard,

Title: Monterey History and Art Association’s Anniversary of Monterey’s famous Pirate, Hipolito Bouchard,
Location: Casa Serrano, Monterey
Description: NEW! Saturday, October 26th, The doors open at 5:30 for a welcome Grog. This is an invitation to sit at Jerilynn’s table on at the Monterey History and Art Association’s Anniversary of Monterey’s famous Pirate, Hipolito Bouchard, who sacked and burned Monterey in 1818. Wine and GROG, a rum drink for sailors, is included in the price! It is held in the Casa Serrano, Monterey’s loveliest Private Adobe. It is an optional dress up occasion. (An elegant Halloweenish party with a historical theme). With Jerilynn, you pay the member price of $70. For more information, email Jerilynn at or call her at 831-320-2080.
Start Time: 5:30pm
Date: 2019-10-26

10/24/19 – Joint MP Chamber & Carmel Chamber Mixer

Title: Joint MP Chamber & Carmel Chamber Mixer
Location: Mad Dogs & Englishmen – SW Corner of Ocean Ave. & Mission St. Carmel
Description: Thursday, October 24th, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM, JOINT Monterey Peninsula and Carmel ChamberS MIXER with “WALKING TALL” and “MAD DOGS & ENGLISHMEN”.
Mad Dogs & Englishmen and Walking TALL are partnering to bring you a very British Mixer! Mad Dogs & Englishmen is run by Martin Watson and Jennifer Blevins. They offer premium bikes, eBikes and all the accessories to keep you in the saddle.
Their real specialty is eBikes and . . . sidecars, especially sidecars for dogs. Try it, rent it, buy it – Mad Dogs has to be on your list to visit.
Walking TALL is a Personal Branding Training & Consulting company, run by husband and wife team, Lesley Everett and Chris Swainson. Walking TALL, whose logo is of course a Giraffe, concentrates on Personal Branding and the people element of your company brand. In business for 25 years, Lesley and Chris brought the company here to the Peninsula 5 years ago. 4 Brits? No! One of them is a proper American. Which one (?), and will Mad Dogs create a sidecar for a Giraffe will all be revealed at this very British Mixer?

Come and join us with British food, California wine provided by Albatross Ridge and the Peninsula’s one and only sidecar fitting service for giraffes and dogs.

Location is at Mad Dogs & Englishmen SW Corner of Ocean Ave and Mission St, Carmel-By-The-Sea, CA 93921. $10 Chamber Members, $20 Community Members
Start Time: 5:00pm
Date: 2019-10-24
End Time: 7:00pm

10/30/19 – Carmel Plaza’s “Fall-Oween” Mixer

Title: Carmel Plaza’s “Fall-Oween” Mixer
Location: Carmel Plaza Courtyard
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Description: NEW! Wednesday, Oct 30th, 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM: CELEBRATE BOTH FALL & HALLOWEEN AT CARMEL PLAZA’S “FALL-OWEEN” MIXER! Carmel Plaza Courtyard, Ocean Avenue & Mission Street, Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA 93921. $10 for Members/ $20 Community Members Register now to avoid the lines! Website:

Event Description: Come celebrate with us at Carmel Plaza as we combine the best of the season: Fall, Halloween, and Shopping!

Enjoy potions (wine) from Carmel Plaza Tasting Rooms, witches’ brew (beer) from Alvarado Street Brewery, and vampire bites (food) from some of Carmel Plaza’s restaurants while you mix and mingle with fellow Chamber members and Carmel Plaza shop owners in the Carmel Plaza’s Courtyard. Listen to great music, browse pop-ups from some of Carmel Plaza’s amazing shops, partake in entertaining games and raffles—all while supporting local businesses! There are many surprises in store for everyone! Don’t miss out on the first ever Carmel Plaza’s Fall-Oween Mixer!

Costumes greatly encouraged—but optional—for a chance to win the Costume Contest!
Start Time: 5:30pm
Date: 2019-10-30
End Time: 7:30pm